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Join Us in Atlanta for Kidney Action Day Sept. 23

Our annual Kidney Action Day Atlanta on Tuesday, Sept. 23, takes place downtown at Underground Atlanta, in partnership with the Georgia Department of Public Health. Join us for free health screenings, healthy cooking demos and food samples, interactive fitness activities, and local entertainment. If you’re in Atlanta, please join us and bring your friends and family!

Walk to Raise Funds for AKF in Houston!

Registration is open for the Kidney Action Day Walk in Houston at Discovery Green on Sunday, Oct. 5. This popular fundraising event takes place during Kidney Action Day, a free, fun-filled, family-friendly event that focuses on healthy living and kidney health. If you're in the Houston area, we hope to see you there! If you have friends and family in Houston, please let them know about this great event.

Blog: Meet Advocate Audrey Adamson

Meet Audrey Adamson, a patient-advocate with the American Kidney Fund, who in March joined us for our annual Kidney Action Day on Capitol Hill. Audrey is one of many inspirational advocates in the American Kidney Fund's Advocacy Network who is raising awareness for kidney disease research and prevention. 

Take Action: Support Legislation for CKD Research and Treatment

Join us in supporting the Chronic Kidney Disease Improvement in Research and Treatment Act of 2014. By signing onto this important piece of legislation, you will be helping to improve access to quality care for thousands of Americans with kidney disease. 

Free Nutrition Tracking App for Dialysis Patients

For dialysis patients, getting the right amount of nutrients and limiting daily fluid intake is critical. AKF has partnered with Sanofi Renal to bring a free app for iPhone and iPad, Kidney APPetite, to dialysis patients, nephrologists and renal dietitians.

 

AKF and AMT Pair Up to Fight Kidney Disease

The American Kidney Fund (AKF) and American Medical Technologists (AMT) have formed a dynamic partnership to increase awareness of chronic kidney disease, a common and often preventable condition affecting 31 million Americans.

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